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Flashcards in Lower Limb Deck (46)
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1

The purple muscle is the _____

tensor fasciae latae

flex the thigh, aBduct the thigh

2

The yellow muscle is the _____

iliotibial tract

 

3

The deeper green muscle is the _____

adductor brevis

aDduct the thigh

4

The more superficial yellow muscle is the _____

adductor longus

aDduct the thigh

5

The yellow muscle is the _____

adductor longus

aDduct the thigh

6

The blue muscle is the _____

gracilis

aDduct the thigh, flex the lower leg

7

The green muscle is the _____

adductor magnus

extend the thigh, aDduct the thigh

8

The blue muscle is the _____

calcaneal tendon

 

9

The purple muscle is the _____

gluteus maximus

extend the thigh, aBduct the thigh, laterally rotate the thigh

10

The green muscle is the _____

gluteus medius

aBduct the thigh, medially rotate the thigh

11

The purple muscle is the _____

iliopsoas

flex the thigh

12

The green muscle (small, medial to the purple muscle) is _____

pectineus

aDduct the thigh

13

The red muscle is the _____

gastrocnemius

plantar flex the foot

14

The blue muscle is _____

biceps femoris

 

15

The yellow muscle is the _____

semitendinosus

(sem-ee-ten-din-no-ses)

16

The green muscle is the _____

semimembranosus

17

Together, these muscles make up the _____

hamstring group

extend the thigh, flex the lower leg

18

The purple muscle is the _____

gastrocnemius

plantar flex the foot

19

The yellow structure is the _____

calcaneal tendon

20

The purple muscle is the _____

adductor magnus

extend the thigh, aDduct the thigh

21

The green muscle is the _____

gracilis

aDduct the thigh, flex the lower leg

22

The red muscle is the _____

gluteus maximus

extend, aBduct, laterally rotate the thigh

23

The blue muscle is the _____

gluteus medius

aBduct and medially rotate the thigh

24

The green muscle is the _____

gluteus minimus

aBduct and medially rotate the thigh

25

The blue muscle is the _____

vastus lateralis

extend the lower leg

26

The purple muscle is the _____

vastus intermedius

extend the lower leg

27

The red muscle is the _____

rectus femoris

flex the thigh, extend the lower leg

28

The green muscle is the _____

vastus medialis

extend the lower leg

29

The green muscle is the _____

sartorius

flex the thigh, flex the lower leg

30

The red part is the _____

short head of biceps femoris

extend the thigh, flex the lower leg